Production based pay negotiable when potential exists.
DVM or equivalent
We are looking for an energetic Veterinarian to join our thriving Mixed-Animal Clinic. Our clinic deals extensively with companion pets but also services the local farming community and their larger animals including sheep, goats, cattle, and horses and some others. Your day-to-day as a Vet includes performing surgeries on injured animals, treating wounds, spaying and neutering animals and prescribing medicine. Care may occur in the clinic or might involve home or farm calls as necessary. If you love being around animals and are committed to offering them the best possible healthcare, we’d like to meet you. Ultimately, you’ll act as the point of contact for pet owners, whether it’s to treat illnesses and injuries or to advise on animal nutrition and general care.
New graduates are encouraged to apply as well. If we find the right new graduate, our staff is committed to an extended mentorship to bring you up to speed. You will not be left on your own until you feel fully capable and comfortable.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $90,000.00 - $120,000.00 per year
Health savings account
Paid time off
Professional development assistance
Continuing Education financial support
Membership in appropriate associations (AVMA, OVMA, ...)
Potential for relocation assistance
10 hour shift
Weekends as needed
Supplemental pay types:
Examine animals and check their health status
Diagnose illnesses and determine the best treatment
Dress wounds of injured animals
Perform dental, ophthalmic and orthopedic surgeries
Vaccinate animals to prevent diseases
Spay and neuter cats and dogs as needed
Advise pet owners on nutrition, preventive healthcare and general care
Conduct home and farm visits as needed, especially in cases of emergency
Shared On-Call responsibilities
Update client records
Experience mentioned below is a plus, but new graduates can and should apply
Work experience as a Veterinarian in a Mixed Animal practice
Experience conducting various types of surgeries, vaccinations and health checks on animals
Knowledge of medical equipment (e.g. X-ray machines) and anesthesia procedures
Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain medical terms and conditions using simple language
Availability to take evening or weekend shifts in cases of emergency
Patience and a love for animals
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree
Ability to commute/relocate:
Bend, OR 97703: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
Bend Animal Hospital is a busy mixed animal facility established in 1996 and located in the heart of wonderful Central Oregon. We provide high quality medical and surgical services for all companion pets, horses and livestock. We have multiple caring doctors and staff that is committed to educating our clients in how to keep their pets healthy year round, with regular care, good nutrition, and exercise. We also service the extensive medium to large animal community nearby.
Bend Animal Hospital stays on top of the latest advances in veterinarian technology and above all, remembers that all animals and pets need to be treated with loving care in every check-up, procedure, or surgery. We offer emergency services when there are critical after hours issues with your animal(s).